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  1. DreamMakers Dance Studio Opens in Yorktown

    Lindsay Horton grew up in dance studios in York County. She spent hours training in all different styles of dance at Wilkins School of Dance, was a cheerleader, and took to the football field as a member of Grafton High School’s color guard. Read the Article
  2. Three Local Breweries Working to Help With Maui Wildfire Relief

    To help those impacted by the wildfires, the global beer community has rallied in support, including three local companies: Billsburg Brewery, Precarious Beer Project, and The Virginia Beer Company. Read the Article
  3. Business Myth Busters

    Business grants available 'only to new companies' MYTH: Most grant programs only help new companies moving into a locality, and not existing businesses. Read on...
  4. Winners Announced for Start Peninsula 2023

    Following four virtual micro pitch competitions and a championship pitch competition, Start Peninsula is pleased to announce its three winners for 2023: AdvisorFinder, Forentify, InfraSGA. Read the Article
  5. The Buck Stays Here Holiday Campaign

    This is a grassroots effort that will infuse $100,000 into local businesses in the greater Williamsburg area by offering $50.00 VISA gift cards to consumers for only $25.00. (Limit two cards per person.) Read the Article
  6. 2023 Retailer of the Year Awards

    Congratulations to York County's own Lackey Clinic, winner of the 2023 Community Impact Award. This prestigious honor, given annually by the Retail Alliance, is awarded based on both peer voting as well as scores from independent mystery shoppers. Read on...
  7. BOOST program again offers discounted gift cards

    5 Events, 2,000 Gift Cards, $100,000... The Buck Stays Here pop-ups are coming soon! Read on...
  8. Holiday shopping season is approaching... Are you ready?

    From Nov. 15 to Dec. 15, residents are reminded and encouraged to buy goods and services from neighborhood retailers and local service providers, rather than from national conglomerates. Read on...
  9. Marketing Minute: Toot your own horn!

    Have you recently won an award or received a business related recognition? Share the good news by issuing a press release to local media contacts to get free publicity. View More Marketing Tips
  10. October is National Manufacturing Month

    Each October, the nation celebrates National Manufacturing Month, highlighting the importance of U.S. manufacturing, innovation and ingenuity. Read on...
  11. Yorktown Market Days

    Fall is here, and Yorktown is hosting four “a-maize-ing” Market Days in October and November for family and friends to enjoy for FREE! Read on...
  12. Business Myth Busters

    504 Capital Corporation assist small businesses and help them grow with SBA 504 Lending programs. Read on...
  13. It’s Felines Only at Yorktown’s Purrocious Styles

    Calling all cat owners, Yorktown’s Purrocious Styles is an all-feline grooming and boarding facility that will pamper your pets in style. Read the Article
  14. Brews and Bites: Alewerks Brewing Company

    Alewerks Brewing Company opened in 2006 as Williamsburg Alewerks, making it the longest-operating craft brewery in Williamsburg and one of the oldest in Virginia. Read the Article
  15. York County Unveils Video Series Spotlighting Area’s Businesses, Assets & Assistance Programs

    The “Discover York County” video series are engaging, informative videos that illustrate the diverse benefits of York County to current and prospective businesses, residents and visitors. Read the Press Release
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